GNFC Training

Training is a Cornerstone of Effective Scouting Programs Being a leader in the Boy Scouts of America is a privilege, not a right. The quality of our Scouting program and the safety of our youth members require high-quality adult leaders.

Please note you must pre-register for all live trainings. Trainings are subject to cancellation if minimum class size is not met.


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Information for Experienced Leaders

BSA National Training UpdatesBasic Training RequirementsTraining Course CodesNational Advanced Youth Leadership ExperiencePhilmont Leadership ChallengePhilmont Training Center


Council Training Contacts

Council Training Chair Rob Reeves (716) 930-1821 ninjarob3000@yahoo.com
Onondaga Training Chair Gary Hyla (716) 901-2220 garyhyla@gmail.com
Polaris Training Chair Charlotte Clark (716) 531-3049 charlotteyoungstownny@gmail.com
Red Jacket Training Chair Rita Los (716) 771-4775 losschu@verizon.net
Council Staff Advisor Daniel Carpenter (607) 331-1193 daniel.carpenter@scouting.org